Building peace in the minds of men and women

UNESCO observatory of killed journalists

Total number of results: 123

Name Gender Date killed Nationality Judicial enquiry status Country in which killed DG condemnation Member State response *
Anastasia Baburova Female 19/01/2009 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link
Uma Singh Female 11/01/2009 Nepali Resolved Nepal Link
Felicitas Martínez Sánchez Female 07/04/2008 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link, Link, Link
Teresa Bautista Merino Female 07/04/2008 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link, Link, Link, Link
Zakia Zaki Female 05/06/2007 Afghan Ongoing/Unresolved Afghanistan Link Link, Link
Shokiba Sanga Amaaj Female 01/06/2007 Afghan Resolved Afghanistan Link Link
Anna Politkovskaya Female 07/10/2006 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link
Karen Fischer Female 06/10/2006 German Ongoing/Unresolved Afghanistan Link Link, Link
Ogulsapar Muradova Female 14/09/2006 Turkmen Resolved Turkmenistan Link Link
Layal Nagib Female 23/07/2006 Lebanese Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Lebanon Link
Atwar Bahjat Female 22/02/2006 Iraqi Ongoing/Unresolved Iraq Link Link, Link
Relangi Selvarajah Female 12/08/2005 Sri Lankan Sri Lanka Link Link
Shaima Rezayee Female 18/05/2005 Afghan Afghanistan Link
Raeda Mohammed Wageh Wazzan Female 25/02/2005 Iraqi Iraq Link
Kate Payton Female 09/02/2005 British Somalia Link
Ramziya Moushee Female 30/10/2004 Iraqi Iraq Link
Likaa Abdel-Razak Female 27/10/2004 Iraqi Iraq Link
Veronika Cherkasova Female 25/10/2004 Belarusian Belarus Link
Dina Mohammed Hassan Female 14/10/2004 Iraqi Iraq Link
Nadia Nasrat Female 18/03/2004 Iraqi Iraq Link
Ivannia Mora Rodriguez Female 23/12/2003 Costa Rican Costa Rica Link
Olimpio "Jun" Jalapit Female 23/11/2000 Filipino No Information Received So Far Philippines Link
Larissa Yudina Female 08/06/1998 Russian Russian Federation Link
Louisa Aït-Adda Female 26/06/1997 Algerian Algeria Link
Chet Duong Daravuth Female 30/03/1997 Cambodian Cambodia Link
Nina Yefimova Female 08/05/1996 Russian Russian Federation Link
Ahmed Benkherfallah Female 02/12/1995 Algerian Algeria Link
Saida Djebaili Female 16/10/1995 Algerian Algeria Link
Radja Brahimi Female 09/09/1995 Algerian Algeria Link
Aicha Benamar Female 02/08/1995 Algerian Algeria Link